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Gelatinization of starches

The diagram above is a fun way to start the topic today. Gelatinization is such an interesting and important topic in baking and cooking. Starch is used in most food items which has different uses. 391 more words


184 – On Slowing Down At Sha Tin: Tuan Tuan Chinese Brasserie, UP Town Center

If you remember my post about Tuan Tuan Chinese Brasserie from 2015, I mentioned how its Megamall branch reminds me of 1920s Shanghai. Change is the only thing permanent in this world, and I guess it also applies in this case. 858 more words


I managed to get into the habit of eating more fruits and vegetables and it feels good!

Hello mates!

Today I would like to share with you another personal challenge that is important to me: eating more fruits and vegetables every day! 99 more words

Personal Story

My Pantry: A Black Hole of a Mess

There comes a season for all things and Spring has somehow been named the season to clean. Too bad for Spring. Instead of fun, its claim to fame is work. 519 more words

Frugal Solutions

Carluccio's will give you a free breakfast if you turn up in your pyjamas

On Saturday 31 March, Carluccio’s is offering free breakfast to its loyal customers – as long as you turn up to the restaurant in your dressing gown. 321 more words


Are we framing this right?... Food Poverty or Everyday Food Insecurity

While Food Poverty is a popular term within the food charity sector in the UK, is it really what you want to be doing? Is it, in fact, everyday food insecurity that you seek to support?  1,806 more words


If it rains in Seville, eat, drink and be merry

When one thinks of Seville, one pictures oneself soaking up the sunshine, exploring the windy streets while stopping over to top up on tapas y cerveza. 870 more words